Plant Care Rebutia arenacea
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Rebutia arenacea

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Rebutia arenacea has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily
Rebutia arenacea has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

Taxonomy

Solcurebutia arenacea
Solcurebutia

How to care for Rebutia arenacea

Water

How often to water your Rebutia arenacea

Water needs for Rebutia arenacea
0.5 cups
every 12

Rebutia arenacea needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Rebutia arenacea

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Rebutia arenacea in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Rebutia arenacea: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Rebutia arenacea may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Rebutia arenacea

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Rebutia arenacea: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Rebutia arenacea after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Rebutia arenacea

Rebutia arenacea

Rebutia arenacea


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Rebutia arenacea has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Rebutia arenacea has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Rebutia arenacea has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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@Aetherson
leaf-1 84 Plants
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globe Kingsville, Victoria
09/10/2021

This plant grows slowly but requires very little. A very sunny window, water approximately 6 - 8 weeks and that’s it. In return you will be rewarded with fabulous bursts of deep orange flowers and pups!

Blooms easily Blooms easily
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
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